Ben Stiller Breaks Guinness World Record For Longest Selfie Stick At ‘Zoolander’ Premiere
Ben Stiller broke a Guinness World Record for the longest selfie stick on Thursday night, when he used the stick to take a cast photo on the red carpet of the Zoolander 2 premiere in London.
Ben Stiller Breaks Record For Longest Selfie Stick
A Guinness World Records official was on hand at the movie premiere as Stiller snapped an aerial shot of himself, along with the Zoolander cast and fans, with a 28-foot long stick.
Stiller tweeted the photo later with a message that read, “This was much more dangerous than it looks.”
This was much more dangerous than it looks. https://t.co/phqEHq9KFj
— Ben Stiller (@RedHourBen) February 4, 2016
Footage captured during the premiere shows Stiller struggling to keep the huge selfie stick steady in the wind.
— BBC Newsbeat (@BBCNewsbeat) February 4, 2016
The actor managed to get a good shot and was presented with an official Guinness certificate.
Featured in the record-breaking photo alongside Stiller were most of the movie’s main cast members, including Will Ferrell, Owen Wilson, Penelope Cruz, Christine Taylor, Kristen Wiig, and Justin Theroux.
Zoolander 2 hits theaters on Feb. 12.